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FedSoc’s Annual Faculty Conference Will Be Held Jan.4-5 in New Orleans


by Publius
Posted November 28, 2012, 10:54 AM

The 15th Annual Federalist Society Faculty Conference will be held on January 4-5, 2013 in New Orleans. The purpose of our Annual Faculty Conferences is to provide an opportunity for those interested in the Society to share ideas and scholarship with each other. You can find more information, as well as RSVP, at this link.  Here is the agenda, which includes a visit by Justice Antonin Scalia:

Friday, January 4, 2013

Panel 1: Roundtable on Judicial Deference v. Judicial Engagement
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Location: Bacchus Room

  • Prof. Elizabeth Price Foley, Florida International University College of Law
  • Prof. Chrisopher Green, University of Mississippi School of Law
  • Prof. Joshua Hawley, University of Missouri School of Law
  • Prof. Lee Strang, University of Toledo College of Law
  • Moderator: Randy Barnett, Georgetown University Law Center

Young Legal Scholars Paper Presentations  
2:45 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Location: Bacchus Room

  • Papers - to be announced
  • Commenter: Prof. Michael McConnell, Stanford Law School
  • Commenter: Prof. James Lindgren, Northwestern University School of Law
  • Moderator: Prof. Eugene Volokh, UCLA School of Law

Seven-Minute Presentations of Works in Progress - Part I
5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Location: Bacchus Room

6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Location: Rex Room 

  • Hon. Antonin Scalia, United States Supreme Court (featured guest)

Saturday, January 5, 2013

Panel 3: Dodd Frank
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Location: Bacchus Room

  • Prof. Geoffrey Miller, New York University School of Law
  • Prof. David Skeel, University of Pennsylvania Law School
  • Mr. Adam White, Boyden Gray & Associates
  • Moderator: Prof. Todd Henderson, University of Chicago Law School

Seven-Minute Presentations of Works in Progress - Part II
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Location: Bacchus Room

  • Moderator: Prof. John McGinnis, Northwestern University School of Law

Luncheon Debate: Resolved: Congress's Enumerated Powers Cannot be Increased by Treaty
Co-sponsored by the American Society of International Law
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Location: Rex Room

  • Prof. David Golove, New York University School of Law (invited)
  • Prof. Nicholas Quinn Rosenkranz, Georgetown University Law Center
  • Moderator: Ms. Elizabeth Andersen, Executive Director & Executive Vice President, American Society of International Law




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